Oliver is a mental health clinician, educator, and the Executive Director of Milestone Recovery. Oliver joined Milestone as Executive Director in October 2020. Prior to joining Milestone, Oliver served as Substance Use Liaison for the City of Portland, a civilian position responsible for co-responding to emergency calls involving substance use and misuse, training officers in effective response practices, connecting individuals with treatment and harm reduction resources, and advocating for effective substance use response policies. Oliver has been working in the substance use disorder field since 2014 and has a broad experience that covers public health, public policy, advocacy, consulting and direct client work.
Oliver has also taught in the Clinical Mental Health Program at the University of Southern Maine. Oliver holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Northeastern University and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Southern Maine.